TWO first-half goals ensured Bold Rangers progressed to the third round of the Warrington and District League Reg Oliver Cup.

Dave Burns struck a superb shot from 35 yards to put the visitors ahead against Royal Rangers after 25 minutes.

A second goal was added on the 36th minute after man-of-the-match Danny Large’s corner -found the feet of James Paget, who calmly fired home.

Rangers came out in the second half fired up and eventually Adam Hesketh pulled one back for the home side in the 87th minute but it proved too little too late.